Jamar - Meaning of Jamar
[ 2 syll. ja-mar, jam-ar ] The baby boy name Jamar is pronounced YaaMAAR †. Jamar's origin is Arabic, English, and English-American, and its use, English. The name is probably a recent invention using the popular prefix 'Jam-' from Jamal, under the influence of Lamar.
Jamar is an English variant transcription of Jamal (Arabic, English, and Indian).
Jamar is also a variant transcription of Jamarcus (English).
The name Jamar is used to a great extent; it has 37 variant transcriptions. Variation transcriptions include Jahmar, Jam, Jamaar, Jamaari, Jamahrae, Jamair, Jamara, Jamaras, Jamaraus, Jamaree, Jamarey, Jamari, Jamarie, Jamarl, Jamarr, Jamarre, Jamarrea, Jamarree, Jamarri, Jamart, Jamarvis, Jamary, Jamaur, Jamir, Jamire, Jamiree, Jammar, Jarmar, Jarmarr, and Jaumar.
Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of Jamar.
Jamar is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1989, 0.028% of baby boys were named Jamar. Its ranking then was #375. The baby name has since experienced a substantial decline in popularity, and is of only irregular use now. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Jamar, Jamari was the most frequently used.
† Pronunciation for Jamar: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"